Meet the Kick-N-Flava Playas…
We would like to introduce you to the people that make up Kick-N-Flava!
Keyboards, Background Vocals
Jerry started as a musician at the age of 13. He played with a group called “The Young Mods” in the 70’s doing recording and roadwork. He performed on the road touring Canada, Boston
Mike first picked up a saxophone at the age of 10, studying privately while playing in the school band. At the age of 13, he became active with many of Dayton’s Funk and R&B groups of the
Coatie started playing guitar at the age of 17. He’s played with several groups along the way. His most well-known outing was with a group called “Chazz” during the
30pxJ.D. started playing drums at the age of 12, but at the age of 14, switched to bass guitar. He has played with several local bands in the
Drums, Background Vocals
Brian started playing drums at the age of 14. By the time he was 16, he was playing locally with a group called “The Capris” in High School. During his college years, he toured different college campuses in different cities with the group “Phase IV”, opening for Isaac Hayes, The O-Jays and the Last Poets. He recorded with the group called “Four Steps Higher”. Brian’s influences include Billy Cobham and David Weckle.
Percussionist, Lead and Background Vocals
Author, Poet/Musician David Matthews plays 19 different Latin percussion instruments. He toured with Gil Scott-Heron, War